WXLV-TV, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Date PostedMarch 14, 2019
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

WXLV/Sinclair is seeking an experienced television director to lead the direction of newscasts and be part of WXLV's news team! The person we’re looking for will have a strong background in directing a live broadcast and working with all members of the production and news teams. The ability to handle pressure and to communicate clearly and effectively is a must. This job located in San Antonio, Texas.


Perform any production duties as assigned including:?


  • Direct and TD any assigned newscasts and productions
  • Create graphics daily using Photoshop and Deko
  • Train production crew in cameras, audio, graphics, etc.
  • Supervise production crew on a daily basis
  • Maintain production studio and control room
  • Perform other tasks related to the position as assigned

Requirements and Qualifications:?


  • Must have at least two (2) years of professional experience in directing live news production
  • Four-year college degree or experience in a related field of study is required
  • Candidates must have proven knowledge and experience working with current media creation tools and contemporary newsroom systems
  • The ability to clearly give direction to crew, while under pressure
  • Strong written and verbal communication
  • Must be able to lift and position 40 pound lighting instruments
  • Interested applicants must be able to work a flexible schedule, which may include weekends

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

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